36 item(s) found:

These items are not for sale and the descriptions, images and prices are for reference purposes only.

A pair of early 1900s kauri gum busts, exquisitely moulded depicting a Maori chief with full face moko and a chiefteness with a moko kauae. Heights 19 cm. Some faults. Provenance: From a private museum, the owner having collected gum artefacts for many yea

A large and rare N.Z. colonial kauri gum portrait bust of a Maori wahine, near life-size with finely carved naturalistic detail, black coloured hair, moko to her chin, a woven muka cloak to her shoulders, raised on ebonised socle base. Some age cracking. H

A pair of late 19th century large carved kauri gum busts of a Maori chief and chieftainess, naturalistically represented with black staining to their hair and moko, both represented with a muku cloak wrapped to their shoulders, mounted on flat circular ebo

A small kauri gum boulder, translucent and hand polished. 1.5 kilo.

A small kauri gum boulder, semi-translucent and hand polished. 1.115 kilo.

A large kauri gum boulder, pecked clean but unpolished. 2kg

A Maori bust, painted kauri gum, New Zealand, circa 1880, 34 cm

A polished kauri gum nugget, fairly flat form, includes near-clear segments, some inclusions to the centre. 19 cm x 16 cm

Two clear kauri gum nuggets, one with a polished and rounded top, the other smaller with an old crackle polished finish. 720gms.

An essentially clear nugget of kauri gum, polished finish. Weight 454gms.

A large 19th century kauri gum bust of a Maori chief with ta moko. Height 36 cm

A large kauri gum boulder, natural form, unpolished, showing dark internal colour. 25.5 cm x 20 cm x 15 cm approx. Weight 2.6 kilos.

A massive kauri gum nugget. Collected by the vendor's Scottish grandfather who worked in the kauri logging industry, c.1890s, as a limber (removing top branches to facilitate felling), in this employment he recovered this and two other naturally bled massi

A N.Z. colonial kauri gum bust of a Maori chief with moko and feather cloak, with later shell and cord necklace. Restored. Height 12 cm

Pearl stick pin together with three pin brooches, charms and small kauri gum heart

Three vintage New Zealand kauri gum balls, polished finish, translucent and semi-translucent sections. Diameter approx. 80 ea

A large New Zealand kauri gum boulder, semi-transparent. Height 20 cm

Two large New Zealand colonial kauri gum busts, a Maori chief with tattooed face and flax cloak, together with a Wahine with moko and flax cloak. Height of each 20 cm, Tiria District, Northland, c.1880-90. Some faults

A colonial New Zealand kauri gum modelled large clock case of architectural form, the breakfront top with arched hooded form and diamond form finials above the small circular clock fitted to the plain rectangular column behind a pair of plain pillars, all

A carved kauri gum head of a Maori woman, her face detailed with chin moko, she wears a flax cloak across her shoulder. Height 10 cm

A large impressive kauri gum nugget, the semi-clear piece with natural inclusions. 16 x 26 cm

A rare model colonial kauri gum chest of drawers, the two full width drawers with bun handles and hand form pulls, shaped panelled sides, raised on four claw feet, the top with fancy upstand back and oversized turned finials, highlights of cherub and flora

A round kauri gum ball cleaved and joined into halves, on wooden stand.

An old Maori kauri gum carved bust of a Wahine, black stained hair and moko, detailed wearing a cloak. Height 15 cm. Length 14.5 cm

A c. 1900 kauri gum bust of a Maori warrior, traditionally depicted with painted moko, well defined features including cloak, arm to chest holding green painted mere, good old original finish. Height 16 cm. Width 12.5 cm

A carved rectangular block of kauri gum, the surfaces featuring both Maori and European designs carved in low relief. Width 10.4 cm. Diameter 5.9 cm

A piece of kauri gum, with a rectangular opening to the top, possibly for an ink well on stand, old repair to one end

Australian Furniture Makers Timber Sample Kit c1875, including original dove tailed multi wood box, high grade samples include red gum (Victoria), kauri gum (New Zealand), fiddle-back blackwood (Beech Forest, Vic.), Olive (beech Forest, Vic.), Sheoak (West

A kauri gum necklace with paua shell inset, with additional bead